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Jivana Beach Villas - Villa Ananda

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Sleeps 12 Adults, 4 Children

Perfect for families and groups of friends, the extravagant seven-bedroom Villa Ananda offers magnificent sunset views over the Andaman Sea. Boasting 9,500 square metres of land, including over 80 metres of private beachfront, this villa is one of four in the exclusive Jivana Beach Villas estate located on the pristine sands of Natai Beach in Phang Nga, north of Phuket island. The manicured tropical gardens, beachfront sunset sala and 25-metre swimming pool with neighbouring dining sala provide the ultimate getaway for guests looking for peace and tranquility amidst stunning natural beauty.

The villa comprises four contemporary Thai-styled pavilions – three of which have sweeping sea views. At its centre is the ‘Great Room’ - a comfortable and elegant living and dining space that can be enclosed and air conditioned, or opened to the tropical breeze. On one side of the Great Room is a pavilion hosting four double bedrooms, while on the other side lies the splendid master suite. All bedrooms are tastefully furnished and include large ensuite bathrooms and sliding glass doors that open onto lush gardens adorned with orchids. In a fourth pavilion, adjacent to the immense, fully equipped kitchen, are the spacious children’s quarters, complete with a bathroom, two sets of bunk beds for kids below 12 years old and a nanny’s room. Across the courtyard from the kitchen is the family room with a flat-screen television and soft-cushioned sofa seating - an ideal place to take in a film or escape into the pages of your favourite novel.

A five-star luxury experience is not complete without the services of a welcoming team of staff. At Villa Ananda – and its sister villas Jia, Sundara and Shanti – guests will receive exactly this. The villa chef is skilled in Thai cuisine, a Villa Manager keeps everything running smoothly, and housekeeping and 24-hour security staff ensure that your stay is relaxed, effortless and enjoyable.

Click on these links to find out more about six-bedroomed Villa Jia and Villa Shanti to see how the Jivana Beach villas can be combined to meet your holiday requirements.

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Villa Ananda at Jivana Beach Villas is ideally located on the pristine white sands of Natai Beach just 25 minutes to the north of Phuket International Airport, via the Sarasin Bridge. The villa boasts 80-metres of absolute beachfront on what is referred to as ‘millionaires row’ – an exclusive community of luxury properties that attracts many expatriates living in the region. Crystal clear waters and gentle waves lapping at the shore mark this stunningly beautiful strip of coastline, which is backed by a tranquil rural landscape where fishing and farming are still the mainstay of the local population. Natai Beach is perfect for paddleboarding, kayaking and swimming and The Aleenta and Iniala Beach resorts, both just along the sand, offer award-winning dining.

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The villa managers and concierge team will have a wealth of information about nearby places of interest and will help arrange transport and make any bookings required. Do also ask the staff about the local area. Many of them live nearby and will be able to give an interesting insight into some of the fascinating aspects of the region. 

In the meantime, here is a taste of the many and varied activities on offer within reach of the villa.
  1. Embark on a gastronomic tour at the celebrated restaurants of nearby Iniala and Aleenta resorts, or try some of the low-key eateries serving authentic Thai fare on the Natai beachfront or in Kokkloy town.
  2. Unleash your inner Indiana Jones and cool down in a waterfall pool on a jungle mini-trek at one of the nearby Phang Nga parks.
  3. Discover the rich marine life and stunning white beaches of the Similan islands on a snorkelling or diving day trip (mid October to mid May only).
  4. Bring the camera and cycle along the coastal roads of the Natai Beach area to explore the lush rural landscapes with coconut and banana plantations and buffalo herds.
  5. Charter a luxury yacht or traditional longtail boat for a cruise around Phang Nga Bay and its dramatically steep limestone islands, and don’t miss the chance to do a sea kayak journey through the caves and dreamy hidden lagoons.
  6. Bring the whole family out for a soak-and-slide adventure at Splash Jungle on Mai Khao Beach near Phuket airport or Dino Sea Water Park, just eight kilometres away.
  7. Take in the inspiring views over Phang Nga Bay with a visit to the stunning Samet Nangshe viewpoint, best seen at sunrise.
  8. Golf fans can visit Aquella Golf & Country Club, nominated as Thailand's best golf course 2023. Located only 15km from Natai Beach, the 18-hole championship course boasts family friendly amenities spread across 1.8 million square meters of the Kingdom’s most breathtaking landscape with an uninterrupted private beachfront stretching over two and a half kilometres.
  9. For some wildlife encounters with an ethical edge, join a tour to the Phuket Elephant Sanctuary, a refuge centre for elephants retired from the tourist trade, or stop by the Gibbon Rehabilitation Project near Bang Pae Waterfall, a rescue and release centre for abused primates and other animals.


Shake off the stress of holiday planning. Let the Elite Concierge take care of all your bookings and arrangements, from transport, tours and restaurant reservations, to any special requests for your arrival. We’re here to make your holiday experience extraordinary.

Quick facts

Jivana Villas, Natai Beach, Phang Nga, Phuket, Thailand.
16 people (12 adults and 4 kids) in 7 ensuite bedrooms: 4 with queen beds; 2 with twin beds (convertible to king-size beds) and two sets of bunk beds for kids below 12 years old.
Living areas
Great Room’ living and dining pavilion with dining for 14; family room with TV; furnished veranda; dining sala with seats for 8; beachfront relaxation sala.
25 x 5 x 1.4 metres, with shallow section for children.
Villa manager; private chef; villa attendants; security; groundskeeper. Additional staff (babysitters, masseuses) available on request (extra charges apply).
Complimentary daily breakfast. The villa chef is skilled in Thai cuisine. Western, vegetarian and children’s dishes are also accommodated (including special diets). Grocery cost is charged 20% handling fee which is subject to tax at the prevailing rate.
Complimentary WiFi internet; landline for local calls.
Satellite TV; book, music and film libraries; board games.
For families
Villa Ananda is exceptionally well-equipped for families. As well as a children’s bunk/play room and attached nanny’s room, facilities include a baby cot, high chair, board games and toys (including pool toys).
In villa treatments selected from a comprehensive spa menu can be carried out by professional therapists (extra cost applies).
Airport transfers, car hire and taxi pick-ups can easily be arranged with your villa manager at small cost.
Additional facilities
Barbecue; backup generator; safety deposit box; 2 kayaks; 2 bicycles.
Property area
9,500 sqm (land); 658 sqm (villa).
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The layout

Indoor Living

  • Opulent Great Room with sofa seating, dining space for ten and rich wood features
  • Family room with sofa seating, LCD TV, WiFi, card table and desk
  • Immense fully equipped kitchen

Outdoor Living

  • 25-metre lap pool with separate shallow pool for children
  • Sunken dining sala with seats for ten
  • Beachfront relaxation sala
  • Vast private lawns with stylish night-time lighting
  • Pool deck furnished with loungers and sun shades
  • Veranda lounge seating

The rooms

Jivana Beach Villas - Villa Ananda bedroom

Master Suite

  • Two Elegantly furnished rooms with teak floors and queen-size beds
  • Sliding glass doors with sea views
  • Office area
  • Large ensuite bathroom with private garden and sunken tub
  • Air conditioning and ceiling fan

Guest Rooms

  • Four elegantly furnished rooms with teak floors, two with queen-size beds and the other two with twin beds (convertible to king-size beds)
  • Sliding glass doors with sea views
  • Large ensuite bathrooms with private gardens and sunken tubs
  • Air conditioning and ceiling fans

Children's Room

  • Spacious bedroom with two sets of bunk beds
  • Kids can sleep up to 12 years old
  • Nanny’s quarters
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Desk and shelving


Jivana Beach Villas’ skilled chefs prepare breakfast, lunch and dinner daily. An extensive selection menu of primarily Thai, and some western dishes is available as a guide, but guests are welcome to discuss preferences (including special dietary requirements) with the villa manager or chef, who will do their best to accommodate them. Children’s dishes can be prepared to satisfy the fussiest of taste buds.

Menu choices include fresh seafood appetizers, such as crispy catfish with green mango salad or mackerel with chilli sauce, and main courses featuring locally caught seafood grilled to perfection or a variety of soups and curries. If you’ve still got room for desert, why not finish off with pumpkin in coconut milk or mango on sticky rice?

This tempting choice of Thai treats, paired with stunning indoor and outdoor dining options and five-star service create a sublime dining experience at Jivana.

The villa staff also manages all the grocery shopping which is charged to guests at market price plus a 20% handling fee and a government tax, with a minimum shopping fee of THB 750.  Guests are encouraged to plan their meals together with the villa manager and the chef, ideally a day in advance to allow time to buy groceries and prepare meals.  The staff will keep the receipts for reference when settling the bills.

Finally, we have a competitively priced wine selection at the villas. Your manager will be happy to organise extra chilled stock as required.

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We had the most blissful two weeks at Ananda. The villa location is sublime and Nancy, Nam, and the rest of the staff have looked after us so well. We couldn't have asked for anything more.

11-Feb-2024 - 25-Feb-2024 Lulu H
United Kingdom

This stay at the villa has been beyond exceptional. From the gorgeous property and views to the unforgettable memories made here, everything about our stay was perfect. However, what really stood out was the incredible cooperation and hospitality of Nancy and her staff. Not only was every single staff member extremely positive and always smiling, but they displayed great kindness and made all
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25-Aug-2023 - 29-Aug-2023 Ashfaq S
United Arab Emirates

Thank you Nancy and the team for making our week with you completely magic. Everything felt happy and even with patches of rain our spirits weren't dampened! Thank you too far being so accommodating with the large herd of children we brought with us. They have had a BALL.

13-Aug-2023 - 20-Aug-2023 Charlie L
Hong Kong

It was my first holiday with full family. I was lucky to choose this villa. The staff were amazing like fairies tales. The menu was delicious and has many diversity the facility of the villa Living room, swimming pool, beach way, Since to home like massage and other like Birthday Celebration. We will miss everything, Hope we come back soon. Thanks Nancy

06-Aug-2023 - 12-Aug-2023 Mahmood A
United Arab Emirates

Really having a nice time with family and friends, Nice meals! Great lunch breakfast and dinner! A great swimming pool

28-Jul-2023 - 02-Aug-2023 Yue L

Thank you so much for this wonderful stay. The team, the food and the view were excellent. Stayed here 10 years ago, villa need some little repair. Anyway we love our stay and the hospitality of the team!

18-Jul-2023 - 25-Jul-2023 Peter D

Thank you our Villa Ananda! We are grateful for our happy emotions, for the care of team, like a big family! It was a very important time for us, time to joy, to relax and you make it so happy and cheerful! Thank you, 1000000 times, dear's. Love

02-Jul-2023 - 15-Jul-2023 Anna P

Thank you for a great stay, Ananda. Our family had the most wonderful time here. We love Nancy and the entire staff and the villa itself is incredible. Everything needed or want was accommodated with amazing hospitality. we could not ask for more. We enjoyed each day and really appreciate your hospitality. Thank you Nancy and staff. Hope to be back in the future!

25-Jun-2023 - 30-Jun-2023 Bernard H

Thank you villa Ananda! This has been the most perfect stay. The villa and the grounds were beautiful. The staff all so pleasant, happy and helpful. You made our stay so wonderful. We will recommend to others. Thank you Nancy and team.

28-Apr-2023 - 01-May-2023 Charlotte M

Thank you for hosting us. We had a great stay. The wedding was beautiful and we are so happy that they choose this location. The thoughtful touches in the room did not go unnoticed. we will definitely recommend this place to others!

27-Mar-2023 - 30-Mar-2023 Amy Tang and T

Very nice staff, Very good location but the villa is look too old.

10-Aug-2022 - 17-Aug-2022 Yousef E

Thank you so much Khun Nancy and team. We had an amazing stay at villa Ananda! Lovely property and very attentive and warm service and hospitality! Thank you again!

23-Jun-2022 - 26-Jun-2022 Monica D

Thank you to all the staff at Villa Ananda. We had a wonderful time. The staff led by Nancy are just amazing, so helpful. The property is lovely. I want to thank you each one for their service and kindness. Oiy Fah, Rom, Smart, thank you from our heart. You are all stars.

16-Jun-2022 - 21-Jun-2022 Juneli R

Thank you villa Ananda! We had amazing stay here. Everything was perfect! Food was delicious and always served with great care. We enjoyed everything so much and hope to come again. The villa is so peaceful, private and spacious. The perfect vacation! ^__^ Many thanks to Nancy and her amazing team. You went above and beyond to make us feel welcome and cared for. Thank for everything!

18-Apr-2022 - 26-Apr-2022 Lisa C

Perfect view, lovely people, beautiful smiles. Lifetime memories.

07-Apr-2022 - 11-Apr-2022 Glenn C

Thanks for everything! You and your team were amazing

12-Apr-2021 - 16-Apr-2021 Kirit S

Thanks for everything! You and your team were amazing

06-Apr-2021 - 12-Apr-2021 Kirit S

Great villa and wonderful staff. Everything was perfect. Our family stayed for 7 nights and every meal was fantastic! Loved every moment ^__^ Thank you so much for having us!! We will definitely come back.

13-Mar-2021 - 20-Mar-2021 Chananya C

We stayed here for 4 days and 3 nights. Its was a really enjoyable stay with such a great service. Would definitely recommend this place to anyone!

10-Dec-2020 - 13-Dec-2020 Sasi C

Such a great and welcoming place for our short family trip! Very serene with the most accommodating staff, food was great as well! Thank you.

22-Oct-2020 - 25-Oct-2020 Sarin V

Thank so much for looking after all of us. Wonderful place, nice staff and service. Thank you all.

19-Mar-2020 - 22-Mar-2020 Emily & Ali

Thanks for everything at Villa Ananda. We really enjoyed ourselves!

05-Dec-2019 - 08-Dec-2019 Vanessa Y

Thanks sooo much for everything. Everything is so pretty and cool, when I grow up, my family and my children and me will all come here again. Very nice experience. Thank you

26-Nov-2019 - 01-Dec-2019 Adam J
United States

Thank you so much for an incredible stay. Everything about our holiday was excellent from the great service of the staff to the well memorable ground. Thanks again to the wonderful staff who made our stay memorable. We will be back.

13-Aug-2019 - 18-Aug-2019 Ralf W

Thank you for the hospitality. This is our third trip to Jivana and we intend to come back. Best wishes

13-Jul-2019 - 17-Jul-2019 Ciara Y
Hong Kong

Thank you for everything. We love staying here and for some of us this is our 3rd time at this villa. With 10 kids, the staff was more than amazing and super attentive. Thank you.

26-Jun-2019 - 30-Jun-2019 Jennifer L
Hong Kong

Thank you to all staff at Ananda. The grounds and lovely service has made our family holiday one of best yet! Wonderful family holiday for my 70th birthday. Thank you Nancy and all staff for your kindness, helpfulness and sharing of knowledge about Thailand. Hope we may see you again.

15-Jun-2019 - 24-Jun-2019 Penny M

Thank you so much for the most wonderful week at Ananda. What a breathtaking view! We feel like we spent a week in paradise, sundowner by stunning grounds and wonderful staff who have looked after us so well. The kids have also adored running around the garden and playing at the beach. The best villa we have stayed in yet! Thank you again, the Martin Sperry family from Singapore, the Evans
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01-Jun-2019 - 08-Jun-2019 Katie M

Thank you for everything! What a magical experience. Thank you so much to the staff. Everything was absolutely amazing. We will never forget our magical time. We will definitely be back.

17-May-2019 - 20-May-2019 Atin B

This is my first time in Phuket. We have had a wonderful time at Ananda. Thank you so much to the wonderful staff caring for us. You are all lovely. Will have many memories of you to take home with me. Geraldine B. Thank you Nancy and all the wonderful staff. The holiday was relaxing, enjoyable and made easy. Thanks to all of you. The accommodation was perfect for a relaxing gateway. The
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25-Apr-2019 - 28-Apr-2019 Chris B

This is our third time in villa Ananda. Writing this note is very difficult because it means that we must leave.; This beautiful villa has the best of everything; family, friends, food and service. Thanks again to Nancy and her team for our wonderful stay! Family Rohe

06-Apr-2019 - 22-Apr-2019 Alex K
Hong Kong

Thank you Ananda. We will never forget this wonderful villa with the outstanding staff, food and facilities. Every second of our stay we felt like paradise. We hope to be back very soon. Thank you for everything. You are such nice and lovely staff.

30-Mar-2019 - 05-Apr-2019 Tina B

Can it be any closer to perfection? Thank you to arrange this paradise for us.

21-Mar-2019 - 24-Mar-2019 Alban P
Hong Kong

Yes I love this place - beautiful, quiet and comfortable. Service is good, workers are friendly. Thank you and I will be back, see you soon.

08-Mar-2019 - 11-Mar-2019 Kenneth N
Hong Kong

Very beautiful villa. The staff were very good and helpful. We truly enjoyed our stay here. Highly recommend to others too.

23-Nov-2018 - 25-Nov-2018 Mei Yun C

Great summer vacation here! Nice environment, friendly people, good service. Definitely an unforgettable experience!

14-Aug-2018 - 19-Aug-2018 Xianjie Z

The best summer vacation, thank you for everything.

03-Aug-2018 - 08-Aug-2018 Jeffrey G

I just want to express me and my family we had a wonderful stay and nice memories. Thank you Nancy with your team, very tender, considerate very helpful. We will never forget these lovely moments - lovely food, very polite staff, we really enjoyed each moment.

18-Jul-2018 - 01-Aug-2018 Safana A

Lived in Jivana with kids and families and was very lovely and happiness experience. Nice view and delicious foods. We will miss here.

29-Jun-2018 - 03-Jul-2018 Bing L

It’s our first time come to Thailand. Even it’s hard to communicate with people, but all the staffs of Ananda villa are very patient and hospitality. Help us to solve many problems with warm smiling. Nice environment and service. Thank all of you.

20-Jun-2018 - 24-Jun-2018 Lihua Z

You guys have make our vacation memorable and wonderful. Thank you very much and hope to re-visit again in the future.

16-Jun-2018 - 20-Jun-2018 Wee Yi L

Every single second we enjoyed our stay at Villa Ananda. Nancy and her team fulfilled our wishes without us saying a word. As soon as we are back at home we will plan our next stay here.

07-Apr-2018 - 21-Apr-2018 Alex K
Hong Kong

Thank you very much for wonderful days in paradise!! We enjoyed the beautiful setting, privacy and hospitality. During the days we were spoiled by the staff with delicious food. We will come back as soon as possible.

01-Dec-2017 - 16-Dec-2017 Alex K
Hong Kong
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